Eye / Ophthalmology

 

Ophthalmology is a branch of medicine which deals with the diseases and surgery of the visual pathways, including the eye, hairs, and areas surrounding the eye, such as the lacrimal system and eyelids. The term ophthalmologist is an eye specialist for medical and surgical problems. Since ophthalmologists perform operations on eyes, they are considered to be both a surgical and medical specialty.
Biographical Sketch:

Dr. Gunn Peng Seok was completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from University of Malaya in 1998 and has Pass Basic Science Assesment in Ophthamology in 2001, followed by Clinical Sciences Assesment in Ophthamology in 2003. In 2005, he was awarded by Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia in Master of Surgery (Ophthamology).
Dr. Gunn has various experiences from various working environments since he started his career with Hospital Alor Setar, Kedah as House Officer from 1998 to 1999. He worked with Klinik Kesihatan Guar Chempedak, Kedah From 1999 to 2000 as Medical and Health Officer before contributing to Ophthalmology Department, Hospital Alor Setar as as Medical Officer starting from 2000 to 2005. Starting from 2001 and end in 2005, he has contributed his expertise to the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia as a Master student Ophthalmogy Training Programme under the open system. Upon Feb 2003 to March 2003 he has done his Neuromedical which posted at Hospital Pulau Pinang and continuing as Neurosurgical in Hospital UKM until April 2003. Dr. Gunn has two distinct in making Ophthalmology attachment in Hospital UKM which Feb 2004 to May 2004 was the 1st and the 2nd was on Jan 2005 to May 2005.
He officially launched his responsibilities as Ophthalmologist in early of June 2005 to end of June 2005 at Hospital Alor Setar, Kedah before entered Hospital Kuala Lumpur from 2005 to 2006. The journey continues at Hospital Sg Petani in March 2006 until November 2006. Starting from December of 2006 he had joined Metro Specialist Hospital, Sg Petani as Ophthalmologist before choosing KPJ as his continuing career development in 2011.
Dr. Gunn Teaching and Communication skills is inevitable due to the reasons that since finished his houseman ship training, he had involved in various continuing medical education programmes; giving training to nurses, medical assistants and other supporting staff. He had given lectures to doctors in many hospitals such as Hospital Alor Setar, Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Hospital Sg. Petani and Metro Specialist Hospital. In addition, he took part in few public forums while did his training in Alor Setar, as well as in Metro Specialist Hospital. In 2006, while working with Hospital Sg. Petani, he was a part time lecturer for AIMST (Asian Institute of Medicine, Science and Technology), and involve in clinical round, teaching and assessment of medical students.

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Biographical Sketch:

Dr. Sarbjit Singh is a Consultant Ophthalmologist, who has extensive experience in diagnosing and treating eye-related diseases and injuries as well as performing surgeries such as removing cataracts, relieving pressure caused by glaucoma, repairing blood vessel ruptures and other injuries.
He obtained his basic degree in medicine from the National University of Malaysia (UKM) in 1985 and subsequently pursued his studies in Ophthalmology at the same university, graduating with a Masters in Ophthalmology in 1994.

Dr. Sarbjit’s practical experience in medicine began in with his housemanship at University Hospital in Petaling Jaya in 1985 and subsequently as a Medical Officer at the same hospital the following year.
He later served with the Malaysian Armed Forces for two years before returning to UKM as a Medical Officer in the Ophthalmology Department in 1988 and soon after, pursued his postgraduate studies in Ophthalmology at UKM. Upon completing his Masters degree in 1994, Dr. Sarbjit served as a Specialist Ophthalmologist at the Melaka Hospital in Melaka and later at the Kangar Hospital in Perlis. In 1997, Dr. Sarjit joined the private practice at Bukit Mertajam Specialist Hospital and since August 2009, has been serving as a Consultant Ophthalmologist at KPJ Penang Specialist Hospital.

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